<b>Potomac Chamber of Commerce</b>
9812 Falls Road
Potomac, MD 20854
The Potomac Chamber of Commerce represents and promotes area businesses and serves as a civic organization that promotes area businesses and sponsors annual events such as the Potomac Day celebration held during the last Saturday in October in Potomac Village. Its goals include enhancing, developing and expanding public awareness of the products and services offered by its members; offering outstanding service in furthering business knowledge, self-development and networking activities; and providing community service and encouraging cooperation and goodwill among members and the public.
<b>Board of Directors</b>
President: Andrew Ross
Vice President: Fred Goldman
Treasurer: Adam B. Greenberg
Secretary: Jennifer Matheson
Mary Kimm, Tristram Kruger, Robert E. Moorman, Andrea Alderdice, Burton Goldstein, Paula Ross
Potomac Day, Saturday, Oct. 29
Includes a 5K run, a parade, a children's fair and an antique car show. Free and open to the public.
The Potomac Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking nominees for annual Youth of the Year, Businessperson of the Year and Citizen of the Year awards. Winners, selected by the Potomac Chamber of Commerce's Awards Committee, will be honored at the Potomac Day Parade and presented with plaques during an awards ceremony. For guidelines or nomination forms, call Fred Goldman at 301-294-0007 or visit www.potomacchamber.org. Mail entries usually by early September to Potomac Chamber of Commerce, 9812 Falls Road, Suite 114, Box 320, Potomac, MD 20854. The Awards Dinner is in November. This is an invitation-only event, but people wishing to attend can call the Potomac Chamber of Commerce for an invitation. Call 301-299-2170.
<b>Greater Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce</b>
7910 Woodmont Ave., Suite 1204
Bethesda, MD 20814
This organization supports business growth in the Bethesda and Chevy Chase area. They are a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and sponsor occasional Restaurant Weeks.
<b>Bethesda Urban Partnership, Inc. </b>
7700 Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, MD 20814-3004
This nonprofit management organization provides landscaping and maintenance for the downtown Bethesda area, and sponsors many concert series as well as adult dance classes, children's events and many more activities throughout Bethesda.